In the past, many homes and businesses used bronze, copper, or galvanized iron for all their plumbing needs. In recent times, plastic pipes have become more popular due to their many benefits. Of course a few decades back, lead piping was the only logical choice, but they have since been discontinued due to the many […]
For centuries we have used the sun’s natural energy to our advantage. For example, it has been used in ancient times to provide natural lighting in temples, for photosynthesis and natural heating for growing crops, to desalinize and purify water, and it has been magnified and intensified to heat thermal power plants.
The 21st century started with a lot of problems: global warming, smog and the economic crises. Everyone is trying to save money and woudl like to do something for the environment. Sure, you could go ahead and safe water or buy environment friendly bulbs. However, wouldn’t it be great if you could cut your electricity costs and at the same time do something for the environment?
The following article lists some simple, informative tips that will help you have a better experience with energy.
Is an energy-independent home a myth or reality? Many households are looking for opportunities to implement energy conservation tips, which decrease overall dependence on fossil fuels while trying to reduce the monthly cost of electricity. Solar panels can achieve these goals while providing a fun project for the Do-It-Yourselfer.